roadside are a 5 piece band from Plymouth ,Devon. They're music is described as being vibrant bringing their own melodic anthems in a way that is both entertaining and energetic. roadside have recently been exploring new venues in towns and cities across the south west due to they're ever expanding following through social media and demand for more material. roadside until 2012 were happy simply making music and doing the occasional gig to mainly friends but after releasing single 'Give It Up' in aid of charity they were overwhelmed by the reaction of anyone who heard it and decided to put more into getting themselves heard by a larger audience . At the end of 2013 roadside recorded the next single 'Disarm' along with a live version of 'Take Me Under'and are looking to release these soon awaiting completion of a video. roadside are compiling material all the time and are looking at 2014 to be the year to release as much as possible whilst recording they're first album which they are booked to start in July . In the meantime roadside have a channel on YouTube under the name of 'roadsidetunes' which along with the videofor 'Give It Up' and also a video that they recorded of the live studio version 'Take Me Under' they have started roadside tv which is short clips of the adventures of 2014 showing what the guys are doing. roadside have they're own website : roadsidetunes.com, for more information go and check them out.
This is the exact response that roadside are receiving everywhere that opens its arms up to them at present , since releasing their single ‘Give It Up’ last year the band have gone from strength to strength gaining worldwide recognition through social media websites , they are releasing a new single ‘Disarm’ in the next month which was recorded at April Media Productions , producer John Carter was the same guy who did the first single and really goes to town getting the bands sound spot on .
They recently recorded a track which they are going to use as a ‘b side’ to the single called ‘Take Me Under’ . At the same time of recording it live , John (who is also making videos) filmed the recording , this is available on youtube on the ‘roadsidetunes’ channel , roadside are currently working on a new video to accompany the single , this being recorded by Andy Haigh of CAWproductions who also did the Give it up video. Once the video is done roadside have promised Jon Govier of BBC Radio they will go in and do the first show with him and that will be the first time the single will be played , Huw Stephens of Radio 1 is also eagerly awaiting the new release after personally enjoying the Give It Up single. This is along with a whole string of radio stations across the country.
roadside will be playing in most towns and cities across the southwest this summer , starting with Mama Stones in Exeter on Thursday 6th June , they are also going to be busy playing festivals which have been booked across the country.
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